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ZIP Code 25186

Primary City:Smithers, WV (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Fayette County
Timezone: Eastern (2:22pm)
Area code: 304 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.18, -81.30
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 25186

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 25186. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 25186. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 25186, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Smithers, WV
Acceptable:
Longacre

Stats and Demographics for the 25186 ZIP Code

ZIP code 25186 is located in southwest West Virginia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 25186 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 25186 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 881
Population Density 99 people per sq mi
Housing Units 507
Median Home Value $77,700
Land Area 8.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 436
Median Household Income $26,076

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male331721162516232123252439322027151312
Female192619193718172122194140373030322527
Total524340356234404245446579695057473839

Gender

 Male 402 46%
 Female 479 54%
Gender

Race

 White 782 88.8%
 Black Or African American 81 9.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 13 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37173352604925
Renter222929274119176
Total2536466093796631

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 136 31%
 Single Guardian 100 23%
 Singles 177 41%
 Singles With Roommate 23 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 346 79%
 Households with Kids 90 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male105651445354624224355
Female64239543561534225373
Total1698810988811511584496128

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 25186 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 25186 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 25186 real estate data, the median home value of $77,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 25186. Rentals in 25186 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 25186 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 881 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 93 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 153 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 190 37%
 Households Vacant 71 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 5%
 1 Bedroom 30 17%
 2 Bedroom 116 66%
 3+ Bedroom 20 11%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $26,076 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 25186 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 25186 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 331 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 19%
 No Earnings 341 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 331 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 158 19%
 No Earnings 341 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 391 85%
 Public transportation 8 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 10%
 Worked at Home 15 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 38 13%
 High School Graduate 220 74%
 Associate's degree 15 5%
 Bachelor's degree 26 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 186 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 25186

ZIP Code 25186 is in the Fayette County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 25186.

Valley High School
Greyhound Ln
Smithers, WV 25186
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fayette County School District
Valley Elementary
Route 60
Smithers, WV 25186
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fayette County School District

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